Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said the Emir of Qatar to TA’mim bin Hamad al-Thani, Iran is unacceptable blockade Qatar by Arab countries and is ready to support it.
“The blockade of Qatar is unacceptable to us. Air, land and Maritime space of our country is always open for Qatar as a brotherly neighboring countries”, – quotes the Iranian news Agency IRNA statement Rouhani held a telephone conversation the two leaders.
“Tehran is on the side of the people and government of Qatar. We believe that in the event of conflicts between countries in the region pressure, threats and sanctions are not the right way to resolve differences” (quoted by “Interfax”)- said Rouhani.
According to satellite channel “al-Mayadin”, the Qatari Emir, for his part, said he was ready to cooperate with Iran to resolve regional conflicts.
Earlier it became known that announcing a blockade of Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE and Bahrain via Kuwait gave the Qatari leadership list of requirements that will allow them to lift the blockade. Doha considered unacceptable.
At the same time Washington, who had previously supported the position of declaring a blockade of Qatar, five Arab countries, called for dialogue between the parties.